Levaquin and Thin blood - from FDA reports
Thin blood is found among people who take Levaquin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 36,669 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA. Among them, 1,229 have Thin blood. Find out below who they are, when they have Thin blood and more.
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Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Levaquin 38,213 users)
Thin blood has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, preventive health care, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 135,181 Thin blood patients).
On Jan, 28, 2017
36,669 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin.
Among them, 1,229 people (3.35%) have Thin Blood
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Levaquin when people have Thin Blood *:
- < 1 month: 86.36 %
- 1 - 6 months: 6.82 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.14 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.41 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.27 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Thin Blood when taking Levaquin *:
- female: 51.41 %
- male: 48.59 %
Age of people who have Thin Blood when taking Levaquin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.86 %
- 10-19: 0.77 %
- 20-29: 1.82 %
- 30-39: 3.45 %
- 40-49: 13.24 %
- 50-59: 22.55 %
- 60+: 57.29 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (141 people, 11.47%)
- Pain (77 people, 6.27%)
- High Blood Pressure (71 people, 5.78%)
- Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (66 people, 5.37%)
- Nausea (56 people, 4.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (288 people, 23.43%)
- Zometa (278 people, 22.62%)
- Ambien (236 people, 19.20%)
- Zofran (231 people, 18.80%)
- Prednisone (225 people, 18.31%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Anaemia (392 people, 31.90%)
- Pain (314 people, 25.55%)
- Nausea (297 people, 24.17%)
- Weakness (287 people, 23.35%)
- Pneumonia (282 people, 22.95%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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